U.S. Conducting Airstrikes In Afghan City Of Kunduz
U.S. Special Forces are now involved in the battle against the Taliban in the city of Kunduz, which is about 150 miles north of Kabul. The Taliban seized the city Monday,biggest victory since the U.S. invasion toppled the Taliban regime after 2001.
This battle comes as U.S. commanders are telling the Obama administration they think American troops should stay in Afghanistan beyond 2016. Amidst all of this, Russia has started its first airstrikes on Syria.
USA Today’s Pentagon correspondent Tom Vanden Brook speaks with Here & Now‘s Robin Young about what this all means.
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